WNBA’s Greiner Tells Court Of Bad Translation When Arrested

Khimki, Russia (AFP) – American basketball star Britney Greiner She testified at her drug possession trial in Russia that an interpreter translated a fraction of what was said during interrogation when she was detained at Moscow airport in February and that officials asked her to sign documents without explaining what they said. In her first … Read more

A #toosoon moment? The pope wearing a headscarf attracts mixed reactions

It was a stunning photo: Pope Francis briefly wore a full Aboriginal headdress, his rows of soft white feathers held in place by a colorful, beaded headband after he apologized for the Catholic Church’s role in Canada’s «disastrous» residential school system for Aboriginal children . Leader Wilton Littlechild, a residential school survivor, gave Francis a … Read more

A respected civilian medic on the front lines of the Ukraine war

Donetsk region, Ucayen (AP) – throughout the Donetsk region, near the front lines of the Russian war in Ukraine, Natalia Voronkova appears at Ukrainian field sites and hospitals, wearing high heels. A colleague bought her running shoes, but Voronkova abandoned them. A helmet and flak jacket are also not part of her uniform, as she … Read more

2 Contenders for the British leadership argue over taxes in a TV debate

The two candidates vying for Britain’s next prime minister battled on Monday over how to help families struggling with rising costs of living, as they met in a heated television debate that highlighted the contrasting economic visions of the Conservative Party opponent. Secretary of State Liz Truss She promised to cut taxes once she took … Read more